The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 126 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 15 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.63% - 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% - 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 7
Average salary £50,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 - £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 - £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
Java Software Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2254 2075 1822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.03% 91.49% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1575 1554
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Reading region.

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Java Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Software Engineer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (85.71%) Open Source
3 17 (80.95%) Spring
4 13 (61.90%) Servlets
4 13 (61.90%) XML
5 12 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (52.38%) Node.js
6 11 (52.38%) Struts
6 11 (52.38%) CSS
6 11 (52.38%) JDBC
6 11 (52.38%) HTML
6 11 (52.38%) J2EE
6 11 (52.38%) LDAP
6 11 (52.38%) RESTful
6 11 (52.38%) Struts2
7 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
8 8 (38.10%) MVC
8 8 (38.10%) SQL
9 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
9 7 (33.33%) SOA
10 6 (28.57%) Finance
10 6 (28.57%) Linux
10 6 (28.57%) Maven
10 6 (28.57%) AspectJ
10 6 (28.57%) Ajax
10 6 (28.57%) Multithreading
10 6 (28.57%) French Language
10 6 (28.57%) FreeMarker
10 6 (28.57%) Inversion of Control

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Java Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (52.38%) Node.js
2 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.52%) JBoss
3 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
1 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
1 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Maven
2 2 (9.52%) Ant
2 2 (9.52%) JUnit
2 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
1 6 (28.57%) French Language
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) Spring
2 13 (61.90%) Servlets
2 13 (61.90%) XML
3 11 (52.38%) Struts
3 11 (52.38%) CSS
3 11 (52.38%) JDBC
3 11 (52.38%) HTML
3 11 (52.38%) J2EE
3 11 (52.38%) RESTful
3 11 (52.38%) Struts2
4 6 (28.57%) Ajax
4 6 (28.57%) FreeMarker
5 5 (23.81%) HTML5
5 5 (23.81%) Apache Camel
5 5 (23.81%) jQuery
5 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
5 5 (23.81%) Web Services
5 5 (23.81%) JMS
6 3 (14.29%) CSS3
7 2 (9.52%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (85.71%) Open Source
2 12 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (38.10%) MVC
3 7 (33.33%) SOA
4 6 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 6 (28.57%) Software Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) OOP
6 3 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (9.52%) Web Development
8 1 (4.76%) Use Case
8 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.76%) TDD
8 1 (4.76%) EAI
8 1 (4.76%) OOD
8 1 (4.76%) Code Coverage
8 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.76%) UML
8 1 (4.76%) Functional Programming
8 1 (4.76%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 6 (28.57%) AspectJ
5 2 (9.52%) PHP
5 2 (9.52%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
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